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As the world’s leading brand in 4K UHD projection technology, Optoma combines cutting edge technology and innovation to deliver remarkable visual display products designed to connect audiences with engaging video experiences.

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Optoma Launches HD39Darbee 1080p Projector for Home Theater Market, Expanding its Line of Projectors Enhanced with DarbeeVision Technology
Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Optoma Launches HD39Darbee 1080p Projector for Home Theater Market, Expanding its Line of Projectors Enhanced with DarbeeVision Technology

Optoma HD39Darbee delivers stunning high-definition color and high-end home theater performance at consumer-friendly price 

Fremont, Calif., October 4, 2017 - Optoma, a world-leading manufacturer of consumer and ProAV video and audio products, today launched the Optoma HD39Darbee 1080p home theater projector, the newest addition to its line of projectors enhanced with DarbeeVision technology for incredible image detail. Improving upon its predecessor, the HD39Darbee features a higher lumen count and contrast ratio, improved lamp life and added installation features to deliver an immersive, larger-than-life viewing experience for Blu-ray movies, HDTV programming, Xbox One, PS4 games and other home theater content.

The Optoma HD39Darbee features DarbeeVision technology to bring exceptional image quality to home theater enthusiasts. DarbeeVision image enhancement technology utilizes neuro-biologic algorithms to achieve unprecedented detail in skin tones, textures, and reflective surfaces, while delivering superior depth, object separation and automatic removal of unappealing residuals.

With 3,500 lumens, a 32,000:1 contrast ratio and REC.709 color mode, the HD39Darbee delivers bright images with deep black levels and rich colors to reveal extraordinary levels of details, depth and lighting. It is designed to deliver a high performance home theater experience but requires low maintenance with an impressive 17 percent vertical lens shift and a massive 1.6x optical zoom for flexibility and easy installation at any angle, as well as 15,000 hours of lamp life.


Key Features of the Optoma HD39Darbee include:

  • High Definition Resolution: Native 1920 x 1080 Full HD; 1920 x 1200 WUXGA capability
  • Brightness: 3,500 ANSI lumens
  • Contrast Ratio: 32,000:1
  • Integrated Sound: 10-watt speaker
  • Light Source Lifetime: 15,000 hours of lamp life
  • Throw Ratio: 1.4 – 2.24
  • 3D Compatibility: Supports all HDMI 1.4a mandatory 3D formats
  • I/O: HDMI 1.4a with MHL, 3d Sync Port, USB-A, 12V Trigger
  • Price: At $899 estimated street price (ESP), the Optoma HD39Darbee provides great value

“The H39Darbee produces an incredibly sharp and bright image, providing an immersive home theater experience, even in environments with ambient light,” said Brian Soto, head of product management, Optoma Technology. “By integrating innovative solutions such as DarbeeVision technology into our products, Optoma continues to demonstrate that projectors provide the highest quality and most flexible home theater experiences for consumers.”

The Optoma HD39Darbee is now available for purchase online for an estimated street price of $899 from Amazon, Visual Apex, B&H Photo and Beach Camera. For more information, please visit


About Optoma Technology

Optoma Technology is a world leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning video and audio products for home entertainment and theater, ProAV and business. With a focus on premium quality and functional style, products are designed with the end-user experience in mind. Optoma and NuForce products deliver stunning crystal clear images and exceptional sound with ultimate reliability. Optoma Technology is part of The Optoma Group, which has continental headquarters in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit: